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in the north bay and a chance of some rain. president obama is giving thanks to service members. >> imagine seeing a huge ball of fire outside your window, it happened in a neighborhood and 9 source of the explosion is ahead. >> this pizza hut managers fired after refusing to bork on thanksgiving and now pizza hut is offering the job back. outbreak in over a decade. flu before the first sneeze... help protect with a spray. before the first tissue... help defend with a wipe. and help prevent with lysol. to get 10x more protection... and kill 99.9% of germs around the house. this season, help protect your family with lysol. start healthing to those who've been denied ewelcome to covered california. now, you can no longer be denied coverage because of a pre-existing condition. enroll today at coveredca.com. >>> covering walnut creek, burlingame, campbell and all the bay area, this is abc7 news. >> now our sig-alert. it is eastbound 80 at 7th street a truck and pedestrian had a fatal accident and you can see the traffic is diverted off the freeway and will be diverted back on the freeway at 7th
diversity and tolerance. >> thank you, president obama is waking up on the west coast this morning amid a fundraising swing to include several stops in the bay area arriving at seattle to the international airport. president obama attended two democratic fundraisers greeted by demonstrators protesting the keystone xl pipeline. protesters were at the san franciscoy club where he will visit this afternoon voicing opposition to the use of drones. he will arrive in san francisco this morning and hold a rally at the row creation center in chinatown to discuss immigration reformal. then he will head to a fundraiser at the home in pacific heights and then take off for los angeles. the visit comes amid record level approval rating with 56 percent of members disapprove of his performance an all-time high. 41 percent approve. it is probably due to the n.s.a. surveillance video scandal and the botched obamacare rollout. >> mileses scott will not be around to see the president. the obama administration wanted the president to meet up with batkid during the bay area visit but the scheduling didn't w
turkey with nothing to worry about this year thanks to a formal pardon from president obama. >> with the power vested in me, i want to grant popcorn a full reprieve. >> popcorn now the national thanksgiving turkey beating out his brother, caramel. he doesn't have to worry about survivor's guilt. caramel got a pardon too. >>> across the mall in washington tonight, another tradition, the lighting of the national menorah. for the first time in 125 years, hanukkah and thanksgiving happened at the same time. the 8-day jewish holiday started tonight at sundown. >>> still ahead, catching fire. protecting your home from the number one danger on thanksgiving, how to avoid a kitchen catastrophe. >>> and the danger of china's ice city, an avalanche out of nowhere. we're back in two minutes. you really love, what would you do?" ♪ [ woman ] i'd be a writer. [ man ] i'd be a baker. [ woman ] i wanna be a pie maker. [ man ] i wanna be a pilot. [ woman ] i'd be an architect. what if i told you someone could pay you and what if that person were you? ♪ when you think about it, isn't that
coast tour with a visit to the dreamworks studio near los angeles. president obama says, thanks to television and movies, the rest of the world has had a front-row seat for america's march toward progress. the president noted that shows like abc's "modern family" helps to transmit american values to millions around the globe. >>> no early christmas present for o.j. simpson who lost his recent bid for a new trial and possible freedom. a judge in las vegas rejected all of his claims that his lawyer had a conflict of interest, and his attorney concealed the chance of a plea bargain deal, and that his lawyer was incompetent. simpson is serving 9 to 33 years in prison for a 2007 kidnapping and robbery. >>> bombshell allegations of drug abuse have surfaced against lawson. months after her high-profile divorce, an e-mail from her ex-husband was read, saying she was so high on drugs she allowed personal assistants to spend whatever they want. the two assistants are on trial for spending $500,000 of the couple's money on themselves. they claim lawson used cocaine, marijuana and prescript
the southbound direction to highway 24. eric and kristen? >> thank you, this morning, the obama administration officials say they are on track to meeting the president's goal of having the troubled health care website working for the vast majority of users by the end of the month. officials say the teamworking on healthcare.gov has increased the fed capacity and will not be bug free on november 30th but a senior administration official says compared to where it was october 1st, it will be much improved. >> government study offers a new theory why the whooping cough vaccine doesn't seem to be, working as well as expected. while the shot could keep people from getting sick it doesn't prevent them from spreading the germ. it is a highly contagious disease mostly dangerous to children. last year was the worst year for whooping cough in six decades. studies have suggested a newer version of the vaccine doesn't last as long as the old version. >> scientists and wondered what keeps a man from straying with a stranger. researchers may have a school in a more monroe leased during intimacy. when men wer
obama says americans have much to be thankful for, in the holiday weekly address he gave thanks to members of the military and their families for their sacrifices. the president has kind words for those would work to make america more compassionate place. >> five, the big balloons are soaring as the macy's thanksgiving day parade makes its way law the streets of new york city on a cold and chilly morning. there were concerns whether the wind would keep the balloons grounded but it is going off without a hitch. >> lake tahoe is beautiful, very cloudy, but no snow. at home, it will be partly to mostly cloudy skies with the sun coming out later today starting off chilly. by dinner time, mid-60's with a cool down this evening. >> the bay bridge toll plaza and a great day to travel at holiday light with no traffic on the bay bridge toll plaza with a problem, though, eastbound highway 4 a crash involving four vehicles on the curve so be very careful. >> we continue now online and twitter and facebook and all your mobile devices. see you in 25 minutes. >>> good morning, america. and a
: president obama calling ten service members, thanking them and publicly sharing his gratitude for all who serve. for other families, a day shared around the table or watching the macy's thanksgiving day parade. >> i like everything about this. >> reporter: everything including those iconic balloons making their trek in new york city after almost left out but a of high winds. >> great call. worked out well. >> reporter: one more thing to be thankful for. >> happy thanksgiving! >> reporter: the only hiccup, the spiderman balloon bumped in to a tree outside of central park and part of it deflated but it was able to finish the parade. marci gonzalez, abc news, new york. >> thank you. >>> brooklyn nets coach jason kidd is lighter in the wallet this morning after fined for spilling a drink. the incident happened on wednesday night and kidd seems to say "hit me" to one of his players. it seems it is because he wanted to spill the drink on the court. the nets were out of outs and kidd used the break while the spill was cleaned up to draw up a play against the other team. the nba fined kidd $50,00
we can completely say good-bye to thanksgiving, president obama has his thanksgiving message for the nation. he gave thanks to the troops and their families for the sacrifice. the president also called ten military members to deliver that message personally to them. and he sat down with abc's barbara walters. >> mr. president, do you have a thanksgiving message? >> there's a lot of people out there who work hard every day, do right by their families. but are still working through some of their ravages of that big recession that we had. my message to them is, know that every day i'm going to be working as hard as i can on your behalf. americans, i think, deep down, care about each other. and want to do the right thing. >> the first family volunteered at a charity on wednesday. they spent yesterday at the white house, with other family members visiting from chicago. >>> and tonight on a special edition of "20/20," barbara walters asks president obama about the rough rollout of his health care plan. and when he thinks the u.s. will elect a first female president. that's coming u
. >> jeff, our thanks to you. >>> this is also a crucial weekend for the obama administration on another front, the deadline has come and gone for fixing the disastrous healthcare.gov. >> how is it going, let's bring in george stephanopoulos. who will be hosting "this week" later this morning. so, how it's going? >> the white house is going to release new numbers this morning. the white house says it's working. meeting the goals they set. it will work for 80% of the users. they now say it's capable of handling 50,000 people at the same time on the website. 800,000 a day, with less than a second to load a page and less than 1% of error. those are the numbers right now. the white house knows, though, it has to continue to work over time. over the next month, as they face these new deadlines for the end of the year and in march to get new enrollment for obama care. >> george, how high are the stakes for the president to get this right? he would be the first to say that health care is his legacy defining initiative. >> it could not be higher. this as you said, it defines the president's lega
thanks to you. >>> this is a crucial weekend for the obama administration on another front the deadline has come and gone for fixing the disastrous healthcare.gov. >> how is it going, let's bring in george stephanopoulos. so, how it's going? >> the white house is going to release new numbers this morning. it's meeting the goals. it will work for 08% of the users. it's capable of handling 50,000 people at the same time on the website. 800,000 a day, with less than a second to load a page, so those are the numbers right now. the white house knows it has to continue to work overtime. as they face these new deadlines for the end of the year to get new enrollment for obama care. >> george, how high are the stakes to get it right for the president? >> it defines the president's legacy. especiallies heading into the final three years of his second term, not much prospect to gain much more on the legislative front. he has to make this work. he has to fight all of these efforts to dismantle it. >> if he doesn't make this one website work, his whole agenda for his second term hangs in the balance
obama did sneak away for a little while, phoning service men and women to thank them for their service, the whole family marking the holiday overnight, giving out bags of food to families in need in the capital. an abc news exclusive tonight, the president and the first lady telling barbara walters who they're thinking of on this thanksgiving. >> mr. president, do you have a thanksgiving message? >> there are a lot of people out there who work hard every day, do right by their family, but are still working through some of their ravages of that big recession that we had. my message to them is know that every day i'm going to be working as hard as i can on your behalf. >> i want americans to remember that even as we draw down our troops we still have men and women serving abroad. i just want america to keep those people close to their hearts and to serve them as well as they have served us. >> the president and first lady on this thanksgiving and tomorrow night here on a special edition of "20/20," barbara walters at the white house, and barbara asking the president about the rough rollo
york state through way, syracuse, 6 to 12 inches. john and tai, back to you. >> thank you, andrew. >>> sty -- stay with abc news for more. >>> our other major stories, the historic nuclear deal with iran reached after months of negotiations. now the obama administration must sell this agreement to critics. tahman bradley joins us live from washington with more. tahman? >> reporter: john, good morning to you. the obama administration says this is an important first step. but they know people still need convincing. over the weekend, president obama phoned the israeli prime minister. and secretary of state john kerry will meet with more members of congress. they clinched the deal. iran and six world powers reached a temporary agreement to halt iran's nuclear program. the obama administration is selling it as a game-changer. >> israel will be safer. the region will be safer. iran's 20% uranium will be destroyed. >> reporter: iran will allow daily monitoring of key facilities by u.n. inspectors. in return, the u.s. and allies will ease some economic sanctions, about $7 billion worth. m
advice. thanks so much. from the retail marketplace to the health care marketplace. tomorrow is the self imposed deadline for the obama administration to get health care.gov on track. have they succeeded? jeff zeleny now with the latest from the white house. >> reporter: it's deadline day for fixing that troubled health care web site. the obama administration is scrambling tonight to make good on the president's promise. that people could sign up for insurance by the end of the month. earlier this week in california, he sounded cautiously optimistic. >> look, the rollout of new health care marketplace was rough. and by the way, the web site's continually working better so check it out. >> reporter: one person not laughing is dan howard, who's hit one brick wall after another trying to sign up. we checked back with him today from his home near pittsburgh still no luck. the web site is working faster, he says, but his name can't be verified. what is your frustration level on a scale of 1 to 10 about this entire system? >> my scale of frustration is very high, at a 10. i don't see it as jus
. >> it is a big weekend for obama care. no question. david kerley, thank you. >>> we're getting some amazing, new pictures of the moment a tornado touched down and ripped apart a middle school in indiana. look at this. surveillance cameras capturing the scene in the gym and the hallways. president obama has freed up more federal dollars for families who lost their homes in last week's tornado outbreak across the midwest. the pictures, incredible this morning. >>> new concerns this morning about brazil's readiness to host next year's world cup after a section of the main stadium collapsed, killing two workers. construction was nearly complete when a crane crashed on to a 500-ton metal structure, which then tore through an outer wall. >>> a judge has approved the merger of american airlines and u.s. airways. the combined carrier, which will be the largest in the world, will keep the american airlines name. but the two will operate separately for about one more year. >>> overnight, we've been tracking some news from outer space. the so-called comet of the century has now reached the sun, traveling a
president obama and the young crusader. >> you are big when you have to say "no" to the president. >> thanks for joining us at 6:00. >> i am sure the president used a b
bull wooz freed just in time to perform on "good morning america" thanks to miles who got a special mention from the president today during the president's stop in san francisco. >> no more super villain because bat kid cleaned up the streets. love bat kid. >> president obama hoping to meet the young caped crusader but miles was already booked in new york. bat kid's adventures are getting a lot of attention on our facebook page. a thousand likes and counting and you can take a look at adventures just go to facebook.com slash abc7 news. >> bat kid allegra bomb. >> he is >> so cool. >> tonight allegra start of a two-night finale of "dancing with the stars ". four couples vying for the mirror ball trophy. first, sfo, president obama is just walking up the steps to air force one. >> he was in seattle today and he will fly next to southern california he will turn here, no doubt and wave. there he goes. preparing to leave sfo. >> we'll have more coming up at 5:00 and 6:00. >> tonight beginning at two-night finale with" dancing with the stars ". we have a look at how the finalists stack u
francisco and obama are pretty closely knit together. >> code pink was among the protestors well behind barricades. the president saying that is par for course for san francisco. in the newsroom, abc7 news. >> certainly s thank you. when arriving at 10:37, the president greeted by a crowd at sfo. he came down the stairs from air force one, he recognized one of them. senator feinstein. the president and senator chatted several minutes and he moved on to greet others gathered on the tarmac. >> right here, i wish everyone a happy thanksgiving. very friendly. and off he went. >> the president got into a black chevy and headed out to the first stop. >> of course no presidential visit happens without inconvenience. and that was the case again, today, abc7 news wayne freedman explains one was expected and the other, a surprise. take a look at the hooid street turn around this morning. what is wrong with the scene? if you said no cable cars, you're correct. >> we're informed this morning. very early. he makes it sound logical. >> i don't mind walking. >> you came here for cable cars? >> for the
in afghanistan. in afghanistan. >>> and that is all for us today. thanks for sharing part of your sunday with us. check out "world news" with david muir tonight. and barbara walters' interview with president obama and the first lady next friday at 10:00. i'll see you tomorrow on "good morning america." at 10:00. i'll see you tomorrow on "good morning america." >>> in the news this sunday, a deal that curbs the rams nuclear conditions. why an alley is not pleased. >>> a huge fire engulfs a home and business in san francisco. how a business owner helps save his customers. >>> and with a little moisture in the air, take a look at this landscape. cold numbers still in the 30s in the north bay.
me at sale. thank you so much. to see the full list of online deals, go to goodmorningamerica.com on yahoo! dan? >> all right. becky worley, deal central. >>> now, to a big deadline looming tomorrow for obama care. the administration is promising, starting saturday, people will see big improvements in the thus-far disastrous healthcare.gov website. big stakes in this race against time, for the president and for the millions who need health insurance. and abc's jim avila is following it all in washington. jim, good morning. >> reporter: good morning, dan. of course, many would say that the ailing website, healthcare.gov, had nowhere to go but up. still, it was a bit of a gamble for the white house to say it would all be fixed by tomorrow. so, how are they doing? they promised. >> we will have it fully functioning by the end of november. >> reporter: under oath, in front of congress. >> it will take until the end of november for an optimally functioning website. >> reporter: from the top, where the buck stops. >> by the end of this month, we anticipate that it is going to be wor
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